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Nathen Vander Wilt is Chosen to be the 2019 Faculty Representative at Graduation

Nathen Vander Wilt is Chosen to be the 2019 Faculty Representative at Graduation

DayOnna Carson, Associate Editor

May 13, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Each year, Central’s seniors are honored for their hard work and achievements at their graduation ceremony. One tradition is for the senior class and school administrators to select the student and faculty representative. The decided representatives will be required to present a speech on graduation...

Michael McGhee Selected as Student Representative of the 2019 Graduating Class

Michael McGhee Selected as Student Representative of the 2019 Graduating Class

Marshall Sims, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As graduation day approaches, students of the graduating class are selected by peers and staff to represent the class of 2019 on May 14. Senior Michael McGhee was selected as student representative by his classmates. He has been given the chance to show insight on the past by intertwining this year's...

The Red Carpet Prom: A Night To Remember

The Red Carpet Prom: A Night To Remember

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist

May 8, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Saturday, April 27, was Central High's annual junior and senior prom, held at The Mill in downtown Chattanooga. The theme this year was Red Carpet and true to the name, the location was decorated in simple, old Hollywood film decor. A red carpet stretched through the entrance hall, welcoming all of the...

The Long Process of Class Scheduling Begins For the 2019-2020 School Year

The Long Process of Class Scheduling Begins For the 2019-2020 School Year

Abby Young, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Each year, the guidance counselors at Central High work endlessly to hand-create schedules for the students, just shy of 1000, who attend. The counselors, such as Shea Vetterick, have to take much into consideration while making these schedules. The process can be long and stressful, but is absolutely...

Central Students’ Guitar Designs Are on Display in Downtown Chattanooga

Central Students’ Guitar Designs Are on Display in Downtown Chattanooga

Abby Young, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Central High is home to a multitude of clubs and groups that possess abundant talent. One group that excels at their subject field is Central's art program. With the help of art teacher Mickey Robinson, the art class thrives. His guidance and support gives the artists confidence to embrace their ideas...

The Voices of Central End the Year on a High Note With a New Piano

The Voices of Central End the Year on a High Note With a New Piano

Bailey Brantingham, Video Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For many years, the Central High School choir has had to deal with an out-of-date, off key piano. The old piano affected the choir's practices and made it difficult for the performers to sing. This year, many important pieces of equipment have been acquired by the Voices of Central choir. "We didn't...

OnPoint Club Embarks on College Tour

OnPoint Club Embarks on College Tour

Dylan Muccino, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The OnPoint club organizes a college tour at least once a year to promote better futures for students at Central High School. This year, students were allowed to tour Tennessee Wesleyan University in Athens, Tennessee. Tanea Marshall, the OnPoint director, loves the location of the school. She believes...

The Central High School Drama Club Gets Personal With “Almost, Maine” Production

The Central High School Drama Club Gets Personal With “Almost, Maine” Production

Airicka Richardson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Central’s drama club has been rehearsing for  another play that they will be presenting in the school library on Friday, April 12, and Saturday, April 13. This production is titled Almost, Maine and it is about the formation, re-connection, and termination of romantic relationships. The play inc...

Trip to “Bodies: the Exhibition” Takes Students Inside the Human Body

Trip to “Bodies: the Exhibition” Takes Students Inside the Human Body

Matthew Davis, Assistant Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

One of the best ways for students to learn is through first-hand experiences with the topic, especially outside of the classroom. This is traditionally done at Central through a field trip, for anatomy and biology students, to "Bodies: the Exhibition" in Atlanta, Georgia. This year, students went at...

Zeena Whayeb Wins TNSSAR Oration Contest and Advances to National Level

Zeena Whayeb Wins TNSSAR Oration Contest and Advances to National Level

April 9, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Throughout their high school career, students are often required to write exceptional reports. Their hard work pays off in the end, as their overall GPA increases. However, there are other voluntary ways for students to receive more than just a grade for their effort. If they possess a passion for writing,...

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